Luka Dončić (February 28, 1999- ) is a Slovenian guard and small forward for the Dallas Mavericks. Doncic was selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the 2018 NBA Draft. The Hawks traded him to Dallas, where he made his NBA debut on October 17, 2018. Doncic was selected to the All-Rookie Team and named NBA Rookie of the Year after averaging 21.2 points and 6.6 defensive rebounds per game. The young European suffered no sophomore slump, making his first NBA All-Star Game during hte 2019-2020 season and averaging 28.7 points per game in a year that was cut short due to COVID-19.